The Change

Discussion in 'YRC Freight' started by LEHIGH vALLEY, Oct 25, 2017.

  1. Freight Crusher

    Freight Crusher Active Member

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    Wasn't the FedEx Freight terminal in Hagerstown CF as well?
     
  2. BIG R GUY

    BIG R GUY Owner of Patel Hat And Canvas LLC.

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    The LTL industry has changed dramatically in the last 20 years,though many will not accept,nor change themselves.
     
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  3. mysticobra

    mysticobra Just here.

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    That. Is so true.
    And that's the basic problem.
    Only change is we have fewer employees.
    More managers.
     
  4. Elwood

    Elwood Question Authority

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    I change my t-shirt and underwear daily!
    I accept all discarded change, even pennies.
     
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  5. BIG R GUY

    BIG R GUY Owner of Patel Hat And Canvas LLC.

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    Fewer employees? Yes.
    More managers? I don't think so.
    Management,content with procedures from past 30 years? Yes.
    Top management lacking ability to hire quality operations people with the knowledge needed to achieve better profitability? Yes.
    Management,and labor working together to make this a place where people,want,to work? No.
     
  6. mysticobra

    mysticobra Just here.

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    We tried (employees) in regards to your last sentence.
    But when you are ignored so many times you give up.
    I've seen alot if good men just give up.

    Your right on the management thing. It just seems like there is too much.
     
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  7. SamHouston

    SamHouston Member

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    Agreed... We were sued for bringing on the XPO guys (Richardson and Lorensen) and what have they done? Chet was bringing optimization to linehaul and it's literally worse than when he was hired. Lorensen needs to give it up and quit wearing those medium shirts......that's a junior high brain trying to show off biceps that died 10 years ago. Lucky for Paul he has his XPO buddy DHawkins taking care of him.
     
  8. Elwood

    Elwood Question Authority

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    It’s making a better mousetrap. Smoke and mirrors, the next best fandango.

    Quit overthinking and just move the freight as quickly and claim free as possible!

    Why is it such a difficult concept? :regretful:

    Show me a Rhodes Scholar in freight.
     
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  9. seabreeze

    seabreeze Not Well Known Member, 60 Year Teamster Member

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    Wong?
     
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  10. Jifflockk

    Jifflockk Member

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    I forgot all about that but then I'm an old dude? And I haven't run that way in a long time
     
  11. Jifflockk

    Jifflockk Member

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    it's been a long time since I had that thought and that vision. But then I'm an old dude and don't run that way anymore.
     
  12. Jifflockk

    Jifflockk Member

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    It's been a long time since I've had that thought and that vision seeing those cornflake trucks. but then again I'm an old dude and don't run that way anymore.
     
  13. Freight Crusher

    Freight Crusher Active Member

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    You're silly Jifflockk.:05.18 flustered:
     
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  14. seabreeze

    seabreeze Not Well Known Member, 60 Year Teamster Member

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    Inside out on alternate days, saves on laundry, saves wear and tear on garments.
    With those savings, no need to pinch pennies.
     
  15. Jifflockk

    Jifflockk Member

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    Early mornin my brain or phone weren't communication properly
     
  16. Big Dave

    Big Dave What?! A low bridge and boardwalk at same time?!!

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    He's a Lowbridge Scholar...

    Lowbridge U. is run out of one of the back sheds at Coop Dispatch. One of the roosters is the professor.
     
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  17. jimmy g

    jimmy g Kook AD-FREE USER

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    Sounds like a 7 day turn bid!
     
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  18. clydesdale

    clydesdale Active Member

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    I HEARD THERE IS ANOTHER CHANGE OF OPERATIONS IN THE WORKS ??? ANY BOBY ELSE HEAR THAT ?,,,,,INFO?
     
  19. SuperCourse

    SuperCourse Well-Known Member

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    Is that the old Mason-Dixon terminal? Speaking of "handshaker", would their logo be offensive today?

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  20. mud

    mud Wonderin' AD-FREE USER

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    I can remember driving that model of a Mack tractor at Roadway when I started as a casual in 1981. The right hand mirror way the heck out there.
     

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